Linux Logical Volume Manager (LVM) [Video]

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Learn
  • Manage Logical Volumes using LVM on Linux systems and servers.
About

In this course on Linux Logical Volume Manager you'll learn:

  • Exactly what LVM is and when to use it.
  • How LVM creates layers of abstraction between storage devices and file systems and how to use that to your maximum benefit.
  • The details of how to create and manage physical volumes, volume groups, and logical volumes.
  • How easy it is to extend file systems while keeping existing data online and completely accessible during the entire process.
  • How to create mirrored logical volumes to protect your data against single points of failure.
  • How to migrate data from one storage device to another, without any downtime whatsoever.

This course is perfect for anyone who wants to quickly get up-to-speed on the Linux Logical Volume Manager. 

Also, this course applies to any Linux distribution as the Linux LVM commands are the same on all Linux distros—specifically:

  • Ubuntu
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux / RHEL
  • CentOS
  • Debian
  • SUSE
  • And all others.
Style and Approach

This course will teach you to master the Linux Logical Volume Manager in depth, with practical examples.

Features
  • Manage LVMs in any Linux distribution.
Course Length 39 minutes
ISBN 9781789954289
Date Of Publication 11 Oct 2018

Authors

Jason Cannon

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Linux Training Academy was founded by Jason Cannon. This academy provides training and resources on Linux starting at the most basic and beginner level to ninja level of skills at command line. It shares articles, tutorials, how-to’s, exercises, and pro-tips on their blog with students who are struggling with a particular problem. They not only teach you how Linux works, but also demonstrate how to put that knowledge to good use.

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Jason Cannon is a professional system administrator, consultant, and author. He started his career as a Unix and Linux System Engineer in 1999. Since that time he has utilized his Linux skills at companies such as Xerox, UPS, Hewlett-Packard, and Amazon.com. Additionally, he has acted as a technical consultant and independent contractor for small businesses and Fortune 500 companies. Jason has professional experience with CentOS, RedHat Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, and Ubuntu. He has used several Linux distributions on personal projects including Debian, Slackware, CrunchBang, and others. In addition to Linux, Jason has experience supporting proprietary Unix operating systems including AIX, HP-UX, and Solaris. He enjoys teaching others how to use and exploit the power of the Linux operating system. He is also the author of the Linux for Beginners and Command Line Kung Fu books.

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